BFA.L - BASF SE

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BASF SE

Carl-Bosch-Strasse 38
Ludwigshafen am Rhein 67056
Germany
49 621 60 0
http://www.basf.com

SectorBasic Materials
IndustryChemicals - Major Diversified
Full Time Employees113,763

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Dr. Kurt W. BockChairman of Exec. Directors4.5MN/A59
Dr. Martin Bruderm??llerVice Chairman of Exec. Directors & CTO3.3MN/A56
Dr. Hans-Ulrich EngelCFO & Member of Board of Exec. Directors2.4MN/A58
Mr. Michael HeinzMember of the Board of Exec. Directors2.41MN/A53
Mr. Wayne T. SmithMember of Board of Exec. Directors2.68MN/A57
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.

Description

BASF SE operates as a chemical company worldwide. It operates through five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions, and Oil & Gas. The Chemicals segment offers solvents, plasticizers, monomers, and glues, as well as raw materials for detergents, plastics, textile fibers, paints and coatings, crop protection products, and medicines. The Performance Products segment provides dispersions and pigments, care chemicals, nutrition and health products, and performance chemicals that are used in pharmaceuticals, personal care products, and cosmetics, as well as hygiene and household products; and other products for enhancing processes in the paper industry and water treatment, as well as oil, gas, and ore extraction. The Functional Materials & Solutions segment offers catalysts, battery materials, engineering plastics, polyurethane systems, automotive coatings, surface treatment solutions, and concrete admixtures; and tile adhesives and decorative paints for the automotive, electrical, chemical, and construction industries, as well as for household, and sports and leisure applications. The Agricultural Solutions segment provides fungicides, herbicides, and insecticides, as well as functional crop care products. The Oil & Gas segment explores for and produces oil and gas in Europe, North Africa, Russia, South America, and the Middle East. It also transports natural gas in Europe. BASF SE was founded in 1865 and is headquartered in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany.

Corporate Governance

BASF SE’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2017 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.